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Fit Links: Myths About Women And Weights, Your First Barre Class And More

<i>There are hundreds of wonderful sites on healthy living to be seen all over the blogosphere. Here at Fit Links, we'll introduce you to some that have caught our eye.</i><p>Ladies, let's clear something up: You're not -- we repeat, <i>not</i> -- going to get huge lifting weights. SparkPeople busts this and other …

Got Barre Fatigue? A Girls Star Shares Her Favorite Moves

Photographed By Aliya Naumoff.<p>Trendy barre workouts are here to stay; devotees swear by the targeted, pulsating motions to build a toned physique. …

Get Your Pre-Wedding Workout at Bridal Barre Camp

Brides, we know that a wedding doubles as a high-pressure beauty pursuit. But crash diets and bridalrexia are risky and can leave you cranky, …

Trendy barre workout combines ballet, Pilates, yoga

There is no shortage of ballet, yoga and Pilates studios offering classes in most metropolitan regions. But now, barre studios are appearing, advertising a trendy new type of workout that combines the grace of ballet, the core strength of Pilates and the mental fulfillment of yoga.<p>For many, this is …

The Best and Worst Barre Exercises

Choose the right moves to lift your seat and lengthen your body so you look like a dancer, no ballet slippers required<p>This exercise—which is a …

Allison Williams’ Core Fusion Barre Workout

The ballet-inspired moves that keep the sexy star long, lean, and totally gorgeous<p>1. Fold Over<p>A<p>B<p><b>A.</b><p>Stand with right side next to a barre or the back …

The Only Workout Moves You Need

"Exercise is the best medicine for weight loss," says Dr. Freedhoff. Twice a week do 40 minutes of cardio like running or swimming. On two other days, try a fun activity like...

Misty Copeland Is About To Show You Why Ballet Is A Sport!

Powerhouse soloist Misty Copeland is perfection in this video for Under Armour. Watch as she embodies their slogan,<i>“I Will What I Want”</i> as she dances …

The Best of Ballet on Instagram

Just a little afternoon eye candy.<p>Here at ELLE.com we're a little ballet obsessed. We're major Misty Copeland fans, we swear by Ballet Beautiful, and we had the dancers at Alvin Ailey model our favorite dresses earlier this summer. Lucky for us, Instagram has become a place where we can feed our …

Misty Copeland Has the “Wrong Body” for Ballet. More of Those, Please.

In a new ad for Under Armour, a young girl reads a rejection letter from a ballet academy telling her that she has “the wrong body” for ballet as …

Ballet teaching app is like playing 'Twister'

A smartphone app has been developed which could help teach people to dance.<p>Created by Game Oven, Bounden requires two people to hold a smartphone, and without letting go, they have to twist and turn their bodies to move a sphere displayed on the screen.<p>When moved correctly, the phone's users will …

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'I was born to do this': How ballet star Misty Copeland fought adversity — and won

They told her she had the wrong body type for classical ballet: too short, too curvy. Her lines were all wrong. The color of her skin stood out too starkly from that of her fellow ballerinas.<p>Misty Copeland kept right on dancing — and proved the naysayers wrong.<p>The former ballet prodigy, now 31, has …

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Mary Helen Bowers on Turning Ballet into a Fitness Frenzy

If there was ever a difficult world to succeed in, it's ballet. And the insane amount of dedication it takes to make it big in the competitive, rigorous art—not to mention the stress it puts on the body—is just as intense as the pressure to find another calling once a dance career ends.<p>Few …

Under Armour settles whether ballet is a sport in new breathtaking ad

It’s a frequently debated topic: Is ballet a sport?<p>Under Armour settles it in just under a minute with the help of Misty Copeland of the American Ballet Theatre.<p>Exhibit A …

Proof That Misty Copeland Is the Most Badass Ballerina

Photo: Courtesy of Under Armour<p>Over the last few years, a lot of companies have taken the time to market to a strong, independent, and empowered woman. GoldieBlox, Always, HelloFlo, and Verizon come to mind. The latest to join their ranks is Under Armour, athletic apparel that, until recently, was …

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Nov 13, 2013 at 1:58am UTC

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